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Comic books August 1997

  • Issue #255
    Doctor Who (1979 Magazine) 255

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  • Issue #45
    Donald Duck Adventures (1993 Gladstone) 45
  • Issue #7
    Drakuun (1997) 7
    Published Aug 1997 by Dark Horse.

    The Revenge of Gustav: Paqrt 1 of 6 - Story and art by Johji Manabe. Her country's being threatened by the empire-building Bosvanians, her curvaceous, buxom body boils with the blood of a warrior, and now she has a mystical sword that can cut a path through the enemy! The series may be called The Revenge of Gustav, but you can bet that fire-eyed fighter named Karula is going to come out on top! 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #15
    Dreaming (1996) 15
    Published Aug 1997 by DC/Vertigo.

    Cover art by Dave McKean. Day's Work, Night's Rest, script and art by Jeff Nicholson; Bob wasn't happy with his life and wandered into the Dreaming one night where he went to work on Mervyn's maintenance team; He liked it and killed himself to get back. Warren Ellis discusses his new series Transmetropolitan. 36 pgs. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1
    Eat-Man Part 1 (1997) 1

    Story and Art by Akihito Yoshitomi. Straight from the Japanese TV series! Fans of Battle Angel Alita will be thrilled by this action-packed, post-apocalyptic fantasy tale about a mercenary with a truly bizarre super-power. When Eat-Man literally eats a weapon, he ingests its capabilities into his body and can subsequently transform his flesh into the mechanism he has consumed! 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #9
    Elektra (1996 1st Series) 9

    Cover art by Mike Deodato Jr. Elektra character profile. Four Strong Winds, script by Peter Milligan, pencils by Mike Deodato Jr., inks by Deodato Studios; Elektra battles the martial arts group, the Four Winds, while an unexpected visitor begins a clandestine surveillance on Elektra. 44 pgs., full color. $1.95. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #15
    Elfquest (1996 Warp) 15

    Cover art by Sandra Santara. Dreamtime - part 9, script and art by Wendy Pini. Wild Hunt - part 12, script by Joellyn Auklandus, art by Lorraine Reyes; Now that humans have found the holt, Chieftess Ember sets new security rules; Gifa's badly beaten body is found and rescued by Tyleet. Future Quest - part 5, script by Richard Pini and Delfin Barral, pencils by Delfin Barral, inks by Barry Blair; An evolved Shimmer takes control of Dr Beneir and her craft; Jink hires Scorch's father, Tal Chirell, to repair the Cam Triompe. Rogue's Curse - part 8, script and art by Brandon McKinney; Ekuar tells Rayek how Winnowill took over Rayek's body to become the Redeemer called Black Snake. Cover price $4.95.

  • Issue #1
    Elseworld's Finest (1997) 1

    Cover pencils by Kieron Dwyer, inks by Hilary Barta. Elseworlds Finest (book one), script by John Francis Moore, pencils by Kieron Dwyer, inks by Hilary Barta; Bruce Wayne and Clark Kent help Lana Lang find her father who has been kidnapped by Ra's Al Ghul. Daily Planet comic strips include Captain Marvel, Sugar & Spike, and Fox & Crow. 52 pgs., $4.95. Cover price $4.95.

  • Issue #52
    Elvira Mistress of the Dark (1993) 52

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    Our heroine discovers that kid's show host Gooroo is actually a despot from the magical land of Brimsville, and with the aid of enchanted instrument Farney Fife, she must defeat him before he--or his nasty ex-wife, Bichee'Pu--takes over our world! What a tribute to the Krofft--er, craft, of the creative team! Also, a surprise back-up, featuring Elvira in a way you never expected to see her! By Frank Strom, Dan Day, Bruce Patterson, Richard Howell and Tod Smith. B&W, 32 pg. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #2A
    Embrace Hunger of the Flesh (1997) 2A

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    By Dan Membeila & Dusty Griffin. Hot Edition. Cover price $3.00.

  • Issue #2B
    Embrace Hunger of the Flesh (1997) 2B

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    By Dan Membeila & Dusty Griffin. Cover price $3.00.

  • Issue #3A
    Embrace Hunger of the Flesh (1997) 3A

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    By Dan Membeila & Dusty Griffin. Hot Edition. Cover price $3.00.

  • Issue #3B
    Embrace Hunger of the Flesh (1997) 3B

    By Dan Membeila & Dusty Griffin. Cover price $3.00.

  • Issue #1
    Errata (1997 CWA) 1

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    Art, stories, and info from a decidedly feminist point of view. Limited to 1000 copies. 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 152 pages, B/W. Cover price $9.00.

  • Issue #13
    Essential Vertigo Sandman (1996) 13

    Reprints Sandman 13. Cover art by Dave McKean. Men Of Good Fortune, script by Neil Gaiman, pencils by Michael Zulli, inks by Steve Parkhouse; Morpheus meets with Robert Gadling once every hundred years. Promo for Transmetropolitan. 36 pgs. $1.95. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #10
    Essential Vertigo Swamp Thing (1996) 10

    Cover pencils by Stephen Bissette, inks by John Totleben. A Halo of Flies, script by Alan Moore, pencils by Stephen R. Bissette, inks y Alfredo Alcala; Arcane returns?!; A prelude to Crisis on Infinite Earths; brief appearances by the Flonic Manand the Joker. Reprints Alan Moore's Swamp Thing #30 in B&W. 28 pgs. $1.95. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #2-1ST
    Essential X-Men TPB (1997-2013 Marvel) 1st Edition 2-1ST

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    1st Edition - Volume 2 - 1st printing. Collects Uncanny X-Men #120-144. Written by Chris Claremont. Art by John Byrne and Terry Austin. Includes the modern day classics "The Dark Phoenix Saga" and "Days of Future Past!" Softcover, 528 pages, B&W. Cover price $14.95.

  • Issue #4
    Eternal Romance (1997) 4

    Cover art by Janet Hetherington. Destine's Scream Date!; Destine accidentally sets up three dates on the same night with a vampire, a werewolf and a Frankenstein's monster. The Green-Eyed Monster!; Sam breaks up with Sunny to go out with Marcie. The Astounding Origin of the Masked Hurricane!; Larry Champion competes in a wrestling match then tries to save his family and friends from being kidnapped by aliens. Scripts and art by Janet Hetherington. Ad for Eternal Romance. 28 pgs. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #KIT-1997
    Event Horizon Media Press Kit (1997) KIT-1997

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    1st printing. This item was sent out to members of the media to promote Paramount Films' "Event Horizon" starring Laurence Fishburne and Sam Neill and includes a synopsis, list of characters, promotional information, and introduction to the actors. Softcover (Saddle-Stitched/Stapled), 9-in. x 12-in., 24 pages, B&W.

  • Issue #1
    Everwinds (1997) 1

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    Stories, art and cover by Steve Peters, plus guest pages by Greg Hyland, Dave Cooper, Sergio Aragones, David Chelsea, and Gahan Wilson. A fantasy quest based on Native American legends and lore in a retelling of a tale by the Pawnee tribe. Back from the dead, a canine spirit meets a mysterious masked shaman and his elk familiar. Includes one-page contributions from noted artists, featuring Groo, Lethargic Lad and a very Dave Cooper-esque demon. 24 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #111
    Excalibur (1988 1st Series) 111

    Battle for Britain: Aftermath - "Broken Vows!" Story by Ben Raab. Art by Rob Stotz and Scott Koblish. Excalibur was stranded in China without means to return home. They make their way to Hong Kong, seeking an old friend, and run into a dangerous adversary from Kitty's past. Witness the return of Ogun (the villain from X-Men: Kitty Pryde and Wolverine). Featuring a New Guide to the Marvel Universe! 32 pages, FC. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #0
    Fandom Come Chicago Comicon 1997 0

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    An independantly published personal account of the 1997 Chicago Comicon by Jeff Smith. Includes original artwork. Limited to 125 copies. 14 pgs. Full B&W. Measures 5-1/2" x 8-1/2".

  • Issue #165
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    Spawn movie preview; Men in Black; Stephen King's Night Flier; Killer Condom; the special effects of Jurassic Park: Lost World. Event Horizon depicted on cover. Cover price $5.99.

  • Issue #10
    Fantastic Four (1996 2nd Series) 10

    Heroes Reborn. "Madmen and Prophets!" Guest-starring the Inhumans. Story by Jim Lee and Brandon Choi. Art by Ron Lim, Richard Bennett, and Mike Miller. Is even the combined might of the Fantastic Four and the Royal Family of the Inhumans enough to stop the nefarious plans of the madman known as Maximus. Plus, Victor Von Doom is paid a visit by a familiar face from the future. Cover price $1.99.

  • Vol. 93 #2
    Fantasy and Science Fiction (1949 Mercury Digest) Vol. 93 #2

    Volume 93, Issue 2 - August 1997 - Whole No 554. Stories include: "The Edge Of The Bed Of Forever" by Jonathon Lethem and Angus MacDonald and "Hooks, Nets, And Time" by Linda Nagata Softcover. 5-in. x 7-in., 164 pages, Text (with B&W illustrations). Cover price $2.99.

  • Vol. 50 #8
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    Volume 50 - Number 8, August 1997. Pulp magazine devoted to exploring the paranormal. Articles and Stories. Softcover, 8-in. x 10 3/4-in., 80 page, Text (with B&W Illustrations and Photos.) Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #4
    Faultlines (1997) 4

    An enigmatic prediction by Placer Bend's matriarch leads Tracey Farrand to a dangerous nocturnal search with the Rescue Unit. She then must choose: stay with her colleagues, or go with an unlikely ally--the young ghost who haunts her. But how far can she trust a dead man? Written by Lee Marrs. Art and cover by Bill Koeb. Mature Readers. FC, 32 pg. Rebax Format. Cover price $2.50.

  • Vol. 6 #2
    Femme Fatales (1992- ) Vol. 6 #2

    Volume 6 - #2 - August 1997. Star Trek's Sexy Fifty. Plus: Donna D'Errico on Baywatch Nights, Kari Wuhrer on Anaconda, Peta Wilson is La Femme Nikita, Tia Carrere. Cover features Chase Masterson as DS9's Leeta with gold-press-latinum, a D'abo girl's best friend. Cover price $5.99.

  • Issue #1A.GOLD
    Fighting American (1997 Awesome) 1A.GOLD

    Gold cover edition Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1LBRTYGLD
    Fighting American (1997 Awesome) 1LBRTYGLD

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    Gold Edition. "Liberty Edition" Comic Cavalcade Exclusive Variant Cover. By Rob Liefeld, Jeph Loeb, & Stephen Platt. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1LIBERTY
    Fighting American (1997 Awesome) 1LIBERTY

    "Liberty Edition" Comic Cavalcade Exclusive Variant Cover. By Rob Liefeld, Jeph Loeb, & Stephen Platt. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #199708
    Figure Factory Magazine (1997) 199708

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    August 1997. Catalog of toys, statues, and related items available from Diamond Comic Distributors. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #128
    Flash (1987 2nd Series) 128
    Published Aug 1997 by DC.

    "Hell to Pay Part Two: Heart and Souls." Wally, who makes a deal with the devil, discovers that Neron is behind the attacks by Major Disaster and the Flash Rogue's Gallery. Guest-starring The Justice League. Script by Brian Augustyn and Mark Waid, pencils by Paul Ryan, inks by John Nyberg. Cover art by Mike Wieringo and Jose Marzan, Jr. Cover price $1.75.

  • Issue #1
    Flintstones and the Jetsons (1997) 1
  • Issue #9
    Frontline Combat (1995 Chocran/Gemstone) 9
  • Issue #56
    Furrlough (1991) 56

    Cover by Kevin Isao Muranaka. Stories and Art by Kevin Isao Muranaka, Dutch, Fred Patten, Roz Gibson and Scotty Arsenault. Your only monthly source for anthropomorphics! In this issue: "Tobias Wah: Vampyre Hunter Part 4" by Kevin Isao Muranaka; "Misty the Mouse: How Cute" by Dutch; "Theriopangram" by Fred Patten and Roz Gibson; and "Heebas Part 5" by Scotty Arsenault. Plus: Illustration by Chris Whalen. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #28
    G-Fan (Magazine) 28

    G-Fan is the publication for Godzilla fans. This issue includes: cover art by Paul Roche and Chris Scalf; Battle in Outer Space; Mothras Song; Critical Works on the King of the Monsters; Gamera Super Monster; and news, product reviews, and fan fiction. July/Aug, 1997. 68 pgs. Cover price $3.95.

  • Issue #21
    Gen 13 (1995 2nd Series) 21
    Published Aug 1997 by Image.

    Family Ties Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #10
    Gen 13 Bootleg (1996) 10

    Grunge, the Movie, Part 3 of 3. Adam Warren. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1
    Gen 13 Encore Edition (1997) 1

    American Entertainment exclusive Cover price $3.00.

  • Issue #1
    Gen 13 European Vacation (1997) 1
  • Issue #29
    Generation X (1994) 29
    • Signed by writer James Robinson (personalized 'To Tim') with Lone Star Comics certificate of authenticity.

    Cover pencils by Chris Bachalo, inks by Al Vey. No Surrender, script by James Robinson, pencils by Chris Bachalo and Pop Mhan, inks by Al Vey, Eric Cannon. Tim Townsend, and Al Milgrom; The Gen X kids are in L.A. trying to duck Operation Zero Tolerance and Skin turns to his old enemy Tores for help; Instead, she turns them in and the team has to flee for their lives from Prime Sentinels; Banshee and Emma are still trying to track down Generation X and end up in her Miami safe house; They are contacted by Emplate who promises to tell them the whereabouts of the kids if they will give him Penance in exchange. 38 pgs. $1.99. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #1997
    Generation X (1995) Annual 1997
    Published Aug 1997 by Marvel.

    1997 - The Xavier Institute, haunted by the ghosts of the Hellions! Have the spirits of the White Queen's former students finally come back to punish her current charges?! It's a nightmarish tale of despair (based in part on Lobdell and Maggin's Byron Preiss Generation X novel) set in the deadly aftermath of Operation: Zero Tolerance! Written by Elliot S! Maggin and Scott Lobdell. Art and wraparound cover by Dan Fraga and Lary Stucker. Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #1
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  • Issue #28
    Ghost (1995 1st Series) 28

    Written by ERIC LUKE. Art by IVAN REIS & RANDY EMBERLIN. Cover by CHRIS WARNER. Part 1 of 4. Her name is Jen, and she's decided to end her life rather than face another night of terror from the "thing" in the closet. But Ghost intervenes and sets her on a course for a new place to live...a new boyfriend...a new life. And that's when everything begins to go horribly wrong. Ghost takes the first step on a path that will lead her to face the truth about her own death! The first in a 4-issue story arc leading in to Ghost's origin, "Painful Music." Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #87
    Ghost Rider (1990 2nd Series) 87

    "Wallow!" Written by Ivan Velez, Jr. Art by Karl Kerschi and Al Milgrom. The sinister Wallow returns to spread misery. 32 pages, FC. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Girl Crazy TPB (1997) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Girl Crazy (1996) #1-3. Story and art by Gilbert Hernandez. Kitten, Maribel, and Gaby are childhood friends celebrating their sixteenth birthday. But one thing is missing -- their fourth friend, Una, imprisoned in Tijuana. The girls are going to give Una the ultimate birthday gift - freedom - even if it means taking on an entire city! Softcover, B&W. Cover price $9.95.

  • Issue #37
    Gold Digger (1993 2nd Series) 37

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    Story, Art and Cover by Fred Perry. This is it! It's time for Gina, Britanny and Brianna to head off after Stryyp and the Dynasty of Evil he's chasing! Unfortunately, one of Brianna's experimental weapons, a small artificially intelligent mini-bomb/robot gets loose in the house and the gang has a hilarious time trying to catch the slick little bomb before it goes off (if it does, it will level half the complex!). 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Goosebumps HC (1997 Fright Light Edition) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. By R.L. Stine. Includes Goosebumps: #9 - Welcome to Camp Nightmare; #33 - The Horror at Camp Jellyjam; and #45 - Ghost Camp. A collection of Goosebump tales with a reading light attached so that you can read these bone-chilling stories and still feel safe. Hardcover (with attached light), 5 1/2-in. x 7 1/2-in., 394 pages, Text Only). All Ages Cover price $12.95.

  • Issue #123
    Green Arrow (1987 1st Series) 123

    Stormbringers, Part 2 of 2. Green Arrow, Master Jansen and Officer Charro must take down McCloud, the rainmaker. And it's not just their lives, but those of Connor's grandfather and an entire town that hang in the balance. Written by Chuck Dixon, with art by Jim Aparo and Klaus Janson. Cover by Rodolfo Damaggio and Robert Campanella. Mando Format. Cover price $2.25.